Zebra BI Visuals, the only IBCS®-certified software solution for Power BI, has just been updated to version 2.0. Note: Version 2.0 of Zebra BI visuals for Power BI takes advantage of the latest additions to Power BI core, so it requires August update of Power BI Desktop. Older Power BI versions still work with version […]
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About Ziga Milek
Customer Care and Online Marketing at Zebra BI
Optimization is his passion. Always on the lookout for how to make things better, whether it’s the conversion rate of a landing page or how to pack a backpack.
A strong supporter of all things open and free. Organizer and presenter on Mozilla Webmaker events, helping people create something amazing on the web. Also responsible for web analytics and conversion rate optimization at Mozilla Slovenija.
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April 17, USAFacts released a 10-k report on US government financial using Zebra BI Visuals for Power BI. The shareable reports will drive interactive storytelling and deeper understanding of complex data. USAFacts is a fascinating project funded by Steve Ballmer, former CEO of Microsoft. The project's aim is to make vast amounts of US government […]
After organizing several successful workshops across Europe, Zebra BI set our sights on conquering the US.
The 2017 AFP Conference, the most important event for treasury and finance worldwide, which attracts more than 6,500 finance professionals every year, will be held on Oct 15-18, 2017 in the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, United States. The AFP conference is a yearly boost of knowledge for finance professionals., It's about connecting […]
This is a guest post by Saša Butina, a consultant at SASH reporting. See more about SASH reporting at the end of the post. When one monitors financial activities - inflows and outflows from company’s bank account, he/she usually analyses and presents data in table. It’s just something we are used to and basically there […]
Excel 2016 introduces waterfall charts: 2 clicks and your awesome waterfall chart is inserted. Or is it? While the addition of waterfall charts in Excel 2016 is a great step forward, the current functionality still leaves much to be desired.
We're pleased to say that today marks the release of Zebra BI 2.0, the most revolutionary software for finance professionals since the launch of Zebra BI in June 2014!
On Friday, March 31, 2017 Andrej Lapajne (CEO at Zebra BI and ICV member) will give a keynote presentation about best practices in designing reports, dashboards and presentations at XI. International ICV Congress in Warsaw, Poland.
The 42nd Controller Congress will be held on May 15/16, 2017 in Munich, Germany. Zebra BI will be there as an exhibitor. Come meet us at our stand!
The Best controlling project of 2016 in Croatia was carried out by Biovega, it was presented in the 4th International Controlling Conference in Croatia.
The 4th International Controlling Conference in Croatia will be held on 8th of November 2016 at Westin Hotel in Zagreb, Croatia. The main topic of this year's conference, which is entitled “The Future of Controlling Has Already Begun”, is inspired by economic development influenced by global changes, and controlling has a major role to play […]
Good data visualization removes all unnecessary items and emphasizes the important values. One of the best tools for this is a difference highlight.
Updating your monthly, weekly and daily reports in Excel can be a tedious task. Fortunately you can use some of the native Excel functions to automate it.
IBCS Annual Conference 2016, the place where IBCS professionals share their experience, will be held on June 3rd at Mamaison Hotel Le Regina in Warsaw. The conference will enable employees from finance and IT departments that are in the process of implementing the IBCS Standards to meet their peers, thought leaders, consultants, and software developers. […]
The marcus evans Corporate Performance Management conference will be held on May 24th and 25th 2016 in Berlin, Germany. It will serve as an excellent opportunity to engage in discussions on topics such as how to redefine performance management in a global company, extract knowledge from data with the creative use of analytics, challenge your […]
Zebra BI for SharePoint enables you to publish interactive Zebra BI dashboards to Microsoft SharePoint Server so they become available via web browser.
Most companies create plans and budgets to establish benchmarks for future performance in sales, production, operations, labor, etc. The starting point of these plans and budget are usually estimated cost and revenue figures. The goal is to meet these budgets, but as with all goals - they are not always met. Managers use variance analysis […]
The internet is full of bad examples of variance reports. Follow this guide to see how we turn one such example into a great and efficient variance report.
Whether it’s waterfall charts, variance charts, or lollipop charts, Zebra BI has everything you need to visualize your data for all to understand. Picture this: you’re about to present your company’s quarterly earnings to its top executives. You’ve spent countless hours gathering the needed information and placing it into a chart in Excel. You’ve even […]
Lollipop charts are a great data visualization technique. Data visualization professionals and business analysts like them for a good reason. They can be used in similar situations as bar charts and column charts, but they have the advantage of producing a cleaner-looking picture. The sticks of the lollipops are thinner than the bars/columns, which allows […]